Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to tourists.

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  • adjective catering for tourists; touristy
  • adjective typical of tourists

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The fine selection in "Prendergast in Italy" draws upon the large collection given to Williams by the widow of the artist's brother and that of the show's joint organizer, the ­Chicago-based Terra Foundation for American Art. What's perhaps most remarkable about the exhibited works is that no matter how familiar or potentially "touristic" Prendergast's subjects, his images are never predictable or trite.

    Keen Eye, Staccato Brush

  • BITTERMAN: Well, these sites that were picked were, in fact, kind of touristic sites.

    CNN Transcript May 17, 2003

  • IR: You know, I used to buy them as a kind of touristic attraction, when my friends from Italy would visit.

    The Clog

  • On a previous visit to this coast, I'd been advised by a Hens - a dutchy - that Hua Hin was very "touristic"; excellent choice of word young Hens!

    TravelPod.com TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at TravelPod.com

  • It’s a kind of touristic load-balancing that Venice desperately needs.

    Veniceblog:

  • It’s a kind of touristic load-balancing that Venice desperately needs.

    Fodor's: Take Note

  • "touristic" and "colonialist", which I assume to mean that the film was presenting a "Western" and therefore condescending view of Indian culture.

    Opus

  • Well, the orginal zoning plan (which was changed one night last December right before the former Presidente del Municipio resigned in January ... hint, hint) called for touristic development not intense housing development.

    Building in el Chante, Mun. of Jocotepec

  • Well, the orginal zoning plan (which was changed one night last December right before the former Presidente del Municipio resigned in January ... hint, hint) called for touristic development not intense housing development.

    Building in el Chante, Mun. of Jocotepec

  • Well, the orginal zoning plan (which was changed one night last December right before the former Presidente del Municipio resigned in January ... hint, hint) called for touristic development not intense housing development.

    Building in el Chante, Mun. of Jocotepec

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